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The Center for Teaching Excellence works to keep faculty, staff, and teaching assistants connected and informed. Our goal is to help bring faculty members together to share ideas and resources, strengthen teaching, and to maximize learning. Graduate students are also welcome to participate. Browse through our teaching events and workshops to find ways we can support you.

Upcoming Events

The calendar below includes events and workshops hosted by CTE, as well as workshops held by other departments at UF. Events that count toward the Passport to Great Teaching Program are marked with “passport categories” and “passport miles.” To read more about the Passport to Great Teaching program, head to the Passport to Great Teaching webpage.

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Ongoing Events

The ongoing workshops hosted by CTE and other departments at UF are listed below. Events that count toward the Passport to Great Teaching Program are labeled under the description. To read more about the Passport to Great Teaching Program, head to the Passport to Great Teaching webpage.

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Synchronous F2F and Online Workshops

First Year Faculty Teaching Academy

*This workshop series is worth 500 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program.

Instruction and Workshops from the George A. Smathers Libraries

Passport to Great Teaching Workshops

*The upcoming events calendar above lists the number of miles that each Passport to Great Teaching workshop is worth.

Asynchronous Guided Online Workshops

Below is a list of guided online workshops, offered by CTE and UFIT, that are included in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal.

Accessible Online Environments

*This workshop is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: Great Online Teaching, Student Focused Teaching

Aligning Assessments to Objectives

*This workshop is worth 100 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: Creative Assessment

Effective Feedback

*This workshop is worth 100 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: Creative Assessment, Student Focused Teaching

Engaging Online Learners

*This workshop is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: Active Learning, Great Online Teaching, Student Focused Teaching

NoWallsTeaching Summer 2020 Guided Workshop

*This workshop is worth 300 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: Great Online Teaching

Technology to Improve Instructor Presence

*This workshop is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: Great Online Teaching, Student Focused Teaching

Using Rubrics and Feedback to Improve Student Performance

*This workshop is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: Creative Assessment, Student Focused Teaching

At-Your-Own-Pace Online Workshops

Some online workshops are offered throughout the entire year and don’t have a start or end date. A list of these ongoing online workshops can be found below:

Center for Teaching Excellence Workshop Recordings

Diversity and Inclusion at UF

*This workshop is worth 100 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal. Applicable Passport Categories: Cultural Competencies, Student Focused Teaching, Tackling Tough Talks

Great Online Course Series

*This workshop series is worth 500 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal. Applicable Passport Categories: Digital Literacy, Great Online Teaching

How to be a GREAT Online or Hybrid TA

*This workshop is worth 100 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal. Applicable Passport Categories: Great Online Teaching, Student Focused Teaching

Magna Campus

*Magna Campus activities are worth 20 miles each in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal.

No Walls Teaching Summer 2020 Guided Workshop

*This workshop is worth 300 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal. Applicable Passport Categories: Great Online Teaching

TA Orientation and TA Principles & Strategies

*This workshop is worth 400 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal. Applicable Passport Categories: Student Focused Teaching

UF+Quality Matters CREW Training

*This workshop is worth 100 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. Applicable Passport Categories: UF + QM

UF Conferences

Affordable UF: Beyond the Traditional Textbook

*This conference is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal.

Assessment in Higher Education: Enhancing Institutional Excellence

*This conference is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal.

CALS Teaching Enhancement Symposium

*This conference is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal.

Interface Teaching Conference

*This conference is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal.

Team-Based Learning Workshop

*This conference is worth 250 miles in the Passport to Great Teaching program. In order to receive miles, you must complete a reflection in the Passport Portal.

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